Dutch Cup: Nigerian Striker Dessers Scores, Provides Assist In Heracles’ Win

Belgian-born Nigerian striker Cyriel Dessers scored and had an assist, in Heracles Almelo’s 3-0 home win against Dordrecht, in the second round of the Dutch Cup on Wednesday night,Cornerstonenewsng.com reports. Dessers gave Heracles the lead when he scored in the 17th...

El Clasico: Barca Maintain Unbeaten Run Against Madrid After Camp Nou Stalemate

Barcelona stretched their unbeaten run in El Clasico against bitter rivals Real Madrid to seven consecutive games in all competitions, following Wednesday’s 0-0 draw in Laliga at the Camp Nou. Wednesday’s draw means this is the first time an El Clasico game will end...

AFN Hails Sports Minister’s ‘Adopt An Athlete Initiative’, Eager to Implement it

The Athletics Federation of Nigeria (AFN) is delighted that the Youth and Sports Development Minister,Sunday Dare is at the front seat of Nigeria’s preparations for next year’s Olympic Games in Tokyo, Japan. Acting president of the federation, Honourable Olamide...

NPFL: Wins for Akwa United, Enyimba held and Dakkada continue good run

Midweek matches across the Federation in the NPFL were cagey and there were only five winners in the nine matches played and they were all home wins. Akwa United, Adamawa United and Abia Warriors registered wins; the three all won by 2-1 scorelines.   Meanwhile, League...

Copa del Rey: Chukwueze Benched As Villareal Beat Comillas To End Winless Run

Super Eagles winger Samuel Chukwueze was an unused substitute for Villareal, who thrashed fourth-tier side Comillas 5-0 away in the first round of the Copa del Rey on Wednesday night. A hat-trick from Colombian striker Carlos Bacca and a goal each from Leonardo Suarez and former...

Guard drilled over death of his boss in Lagos

A security guard has been arrested for allegedly killing his boss in the Ikorodu area of Lagos State. The deceased, Mutiu Agbosasa, of Ginti Estate, Ijede, Ikorodu, was allegedly burnt to death in his car in his compound. It was gathered that on December 15, at about 2.30 am,...

Mikel Arteta wants this Nigerian-born football Guru with him in Arsenal

With Mikel Arteta’s return to Arsenal almost certain, there are reports the Spaniard will raid Manchester City’s backroom and Support team as he looks to hit the ground running at Emirates. Arteta who is now the front runner for the Managerial position at Arsenal is...

BREAKING: Mikel Arteta leaves Manchester City

Manchester City assistant coach Mikel Arteta has left the club to become the new manager of Arsenal, according to Gianluca Di Marzio. Talks surrounding the move have been ongoing over the past few days, with meetings held between the hierarchy at the Emirates Stadium and the...

CAA ATHLETES & COACHES WILL BE PAID THEIR DUES – OLAMIDE GEORGE

Athletes & Coaches that represented Nigeria at the fourteenth edition of the Confederation of African Athletics(CAA) championship in Abidjan earlier this year will soon be smiling to the bank as the Athletics Federation of Nigeria(AFN) is hoping to get an approval from the...

No Super Eagles player was outstanding in 2019, says Garba Lawal

Former Nigeria left-winger, Garba Lawal Chindo has stated that he can’t handpick a single Nigerian player who was outstanding and exceptional in the outgoing year, 2019. According to Mr. Lawal, ‘Nigeria is full of talented young players but he is unable to name a...